Ubuntu was already the most popular Linux in clouds. Now, with its Canonical distribution of Kubernetes, Canonical wants Ubuntu to be the most popular Linux for containers.
This provides an easy to use DevOps way to manage containers like Docker, Red Hat’s Open Container Initiative Daemon, (OCID); and CoreOS’s Rkt. Kubernetes, which started life at Google, is supported on all major public clouds, bare metal, and the open-source OpenStack cloud.
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